The Resource Theorizing modernity : inescapability and attainability in social theory, Peter Wagner

Theorizing modernity : inescapability and attainability in social theory, Peter Wagner

Label
Theorizing modernity : inescapability and attainability in social theory
Title
Theorizing modernity
Title remainder
inescapability and attainability in social theory
Statement of responsibility
Peter Wagner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book argues that sociology has lost its ability to provide critical diagnoses of the present human condition because sociology has stopped considering the philosophical requirements of social enquiry. The book attempts to restore that ability by retrieving some of the key questions that sociologists tend to gloss over, inescapability and attainability
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
301/.01
Index
index present
LC call number
HM447
LC item number
.W34 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Theorizing modernity : inescapability and attainability in social theory, Peter Wagner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Prologue: Theorizing Modernity; Chapter 1 -- the Certainty of Knowledge; Chapter 2 -- The Viability of the Polity; Chapter 3 -- The Continuity of Selfhood; Chapter 4 -- The Accessibility of the Past; Interlude: Modernity and Exile; Chapter 5 -- The transparency of the Future; Epilogue: Historicity, Plurality, Problematiques; References; Index
Control code
ocn297115983
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (150 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781446217061
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36034393
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)297115983
  • acaebk1412933765
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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